Wellness Wednesday

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month is a month for promoting breast cancer awareness and the importance of research, early detection, and prevention.

According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) each year in the United States, about 255,000 cases of breast cancer are diagnosed in women and about 2,300 in men. About 42,000 women and 500 men in the U.S. die each year from breast cancer.

What Are the Risk Factors for Breast Cancer?

Studies have shown that your risk for breast cancer is due to a combination of factors. The main factors that influence your risk include being a woman and getting older. Most breast cancers are found in women who are 50 years old or older.

Risk Factors You Can Change

What Can I Do to Reduce My Risk of Breast Cancer?

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Breast Cancer In Men

Breast cancer is most often found in women, but men can get breast cancer too. According to the CDC about 1 out of every 100 breast cancers diagnosed in the United States is found in a man.

Risk Factors for Men

Breast Cancer in Men

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Wellness Interest Survey

Help us improve the wellness program! Please take this quick Wellness Interest Survey and let us know what you think!

Your opinion matters to us!


Pasco County Schools offers incentives for covered employees and retirees who complete their annual Vital Health Profile. This program is voluntary; however, participants must follow the steps outlined here in order to qualify for the 2021 incentive.

Already Completed your VHP?

Work with a My Health Onsite Health Coach to achieve your wellness goals! Talk with your My Health Onsite provider to be enrolled. Employees enrolled in the Pascofit option may be eligible to earn additional incentive rewards by completing up to 2 wellness programs with a Health Coach. More information about the wellness programs through My Health Onsite can be found here.

The HWI 4th quarter for Pascofit is October 1 - December 31, 2021. Click here for more information.